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We asked the SpiceHeads in the Spiceworks community for IT-related jokes recently. Here are their stories: A man flying in a hot air balloon suddenly realizes he’s lost. He reduces height and spots a man down below. He lowers the balloon further and shouts to get directions, "Excuse me, can you tell me where I am?" The man… Read more

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Hadoop is one of the most important tools used in the analysis and utilization of Big Data. It enables enterprises to utilize even the most complex data sets and initiatives, and to do so without incurring huge expenses. It’s highly scalable and flexible, enabling many organizations to build multi-million-dollar products by just building on the basic package. However,… Read more

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Founded in Los Angeles, California in 2012, b Spot is a new revolutionary mobile-based game network that allows players to bet and win real cash. All of b Spot’s mobile games are free to play and when you’re ready to place a bet, you tap a “play for money button” to make a cash wager.… Read more

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Microsoft just issued a patch for a zero-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer that has been exploited in several attacks. In one of the cases, a compromised website was hosting malicious code that generated an iframe overlay designed to look like the website itself. This then redirected unsuspecting victims to another website that installed a seemingly innocent file (java.html) that… Read more

Tags: internet explorer, zeroday

Greetings! You all really seemed to like my last post on Dynamic DNS, so I've been invited to come back and talk more about it. In part 1 , we discussed the uses of Dynamic DNS, as well as the various providers of the service and how it all works. We then discussed that while Dynamic DNS may not malicious in… Read more

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